Looking to plan your next day trip? The Children’s Garden is open year-round!
Enhance your experience by exploring the following programs and activities.
Drop in & Dig | Wednesdays, 2-3pm
September – October
Families with children are invited to drop in and participate in simple, easy to learn gardening tasks.
October Oddities & Fall Mixed Up | Daily
Refresh your “garden spirit” in October at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden. Enjoy seasonal displays in the Children’s Garden. Each display is designed to provoke a sense of curiosity and wonder using underappreciated oddities of nature and other found objects. Don’t miss our interpretation of the oddest book, Fall Mixed Up at the Greenhouse! Be sure to celebrate the season with us at Goblins and Gourds!
Autumn Quest | Daily
Enjoy a Sensational Exploration! Pick up an Autumn Quest and map at the Admissions Desk in the Robins Visitors Center and awaken your senses as you hike the Tree Trail.
Garden Discovery Breezeway | Daily
Provides visitors with information about garden-related topics such as garden habitats, plant products, tree identification, garden insects, and plant fibers and dyes. These exhibits are interactive and have components that engage young visitors in scientific observation throughout the garden. Investigation topics will be presented on a rotating basis using a monthly seasonal theme. Saturday and Sunday April 1 – October 29; 10– 4 p.m.